Greens Farms Academy

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Greens Farms Academy
Greens Farms Academy (coat of arms).jpg
Motto Quisque Pro Omnibus ("each for all")
Established 1925
Type Private Preparatory Coeducational Secondary
Students 695
Grades PreK–12
Location Greens Farms, Connecticut, USA
Campus Suburban
Mascot Dragon
Website www.gfacademy.org

Greens Farms Academy (GFA) is a PreK-12 independent preparatory co-educational day school in the Greens Farms section of Westport, Connecticut, drawing 695 students from numerous towns of central southern Fairfield County. Greens Farms Academy is located on a campus near Long Island Sound, a salt marsh and an Audubon woodland. Some of the buildings that make up the school were previously part of a family estate belonging to the Vanderbilts. Since being converted to a school, multiple buildings have been added to the original estate, including a new section for the Upper and Middle schools.[1]

Greens Farms Academy was an all woman's preparatory school when it was first established in 1925. The school converted to a co-educational system in later years, but still keeps many of its traditions.

Recent Athletic Accomplishments 2013-2014 FAA regular season champions- Basketball New England champions- Basketball

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bliss Broyard (27 September 2007). One drop: my father's hidden life--a story of race and family secrets. Hachette Digital, Inc. p. 41. ISBN 978-0-316-16350-7. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 

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Coordinates: 41°07′07″N 73°18′51″W / 41.118737°N 73.314123°W / 41.118737; -73.314123